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Homegrown & handmade : a practical guide to more self-reliant living

By: Niemann, Deborah [author.].
Edition: Revised and expanded 2nd edition.Description: xxii, 313 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780865718463; 0865718466.Other title: Homegrown and handmade.Subject(s): Self-reliant living | Sustainable livingDDC classification: 640 Online resources: Publisher description | Contributor biographical information Issued also in electronic format.
Contents:
Planning the sustainable garden -- Growing the sustainable garden -- Cooking from the Sustainable garden -- Planning the backyard orchard -- Growing the backyard orchard -- Cooking from the backyard orchard -- Planning the backyard poultry flock -- Raising the backyard poultry flock -- Raising the backyard poultry flock for meat -- Cooking from the backyard poultry flock -- Planning the home dairy -- Managing the home dairy -- Producing from the home dairy -- Planning for hogs -- Living with hogs -- Cooking with pork and lard -- Maple syrup -- Honey -- Planning and managing the home fiber flock -- Producing from the home fiber flock -- Turning your passion into a business -- Selling non-food products -- Selling food products.
Summary: "Author Deborah Niemann offers healthier, more empowering choices, by showing us how to reclaim links in our food and purchasing chains, to make choices that are healthier for our families, ourselves, and our planet."--
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-303) and index.

Planning the sustainable garden -- Growing the sustainable garden -- Cooking from the Sustainable garden -- Planning the backyard orchard -- Growing the backyard orchard -- Cooking from the backyard orchard -- Planning the backyard poultry flock -- Raising the backyard poultry flock -- Raising the backyard poultry flock for meat -- Cooking from the backyard poultry flock -- Planning the home dairy -- Managing the home dairy -- Producing from the home dairy -- Planning for hogs -- Living with hogs -- Cooking with pork and lard -- Maple syrup -- Honey -- Planning and managing the home fiber flock -- Producing from the home fiber flock -- Turning your passion into a business -- Selling non-food products -- Selling food products.

"Author Deborah Niemann offers healthier, more empowering choices, by showing us how to reclaim links in our food and purchasing chains, to make choices that are healthier for our families, ourselves, and our planet."--

Issued also in electronic format.

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